10 Best NexStar Vantec Enclosures
for June 2021

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Vantec NST-536S3-BK NexStar DX USB 3.0 External Enclosure for SATA Blu-Ray/CD/DVD Drive All Black

Vantec NST-536S3-BK NexStar DX USB 3.0 External Enclosure for SATA Blu-Ray/CD/DVD Drive All Black

by Vantec Thermal Technologies
What We like

Design for 5. 25" Blu-ray/CD/DVD drive

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Product Features

  • Plug and play: add your optical Drive to the case, No drivers needed
  • Aluminum case for reduced noise and vibration
  • Super Speed USB 3. 0 transfer rate
  • Hot swappable for system equipped with USB port

Plug and play: add your optical drive to the case, no drivers needed Hot swappable for system equipped with usb port Super speed usb 3. 0 transfer rate Aluminum case for reduced noise and vibration

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Vantec NexStar 2.5-Inch SATA USB3.0 Portable and Wireless Wi-Fi Enclosure (NST-260WS3-WH)

Vantec NexStar 2.5-Inch SATA USB3.0 Portable and Wireless Wi-Fi Enclosure (NST-260WS3-WH)

by Vantec
What We like

Support Firmware Update. Support SMB File Access Over IP

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Product Features

  • External Enclosure for Smart Hand-Held Device
  • Support PC/Mac Wireless Access
  • Multiple Users Simultaneous Connection
  • Support SATA I/II/III 2.5" (9.5 or 12.5mm height) Hard Drives
  • Support Upload and Download From External Storage Through Wi-Fi

Support sata i/ii/iii 2.5" (9.5 or 12.5mm height) hard drives External enclosure for smart hand-held device Multiple users simultaneous connection Support upload and download from external storage through wi-fi Support wi-fi security protection wep/wpa/wpa2 Support pc/mac wireless access Native ios & android app downloadable via itunes & google play

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Vantec NST-371C31-BK NexStar Gx USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C 3.5

Vantec NST-371C31-BK NexStar Gx USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type-C 3.5" Sata HDD/SSD Enclosure

Comes with C to C and C to A Cable, Aluminum Casing, Black

by Vantec USA
What We like

Smart Features: spin down with your Windows/Mac system sleep/hibernate/shutdown;

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Product Features

  • Adopt UASP to enhance maximum performance for latest Windows OS. Ultimate convenience with Plug & play and No drivers needed
  • Provided 2 cables for compatibility with any USB Type-A or Type-C port. Well-crafted aluminum casing for heat dissipation
  • Support ultra-fast SATA III, 6 Gbps interface. Compatible with Windows, Mac OS x, and Linux. Clear activity LED and on/off switch
  • Number Of Ports: 1.0
  • Designed for all SATA 3.5" or 2.5" HDD/SSD/hybrid Drive. True USB-C enclosure with best USB 3.1 Gen 2 transfer speed

Designed for all sata 3.5" or 2.5" hdd/ssd/hybrid drive. true usb-c enclosure with best usb 3.1 gen 2 transfer speed Cable length: 2.62 Support ultra-fast sata iii, 6 gbps interface. compatible with windows, mac os x, and linux. clear activity led and on/off switch Adopt uasp to enhance maximum performance for latest windows os. ultimate convenience with plug & play and no drivers needed Number of ports: 1.0 Provided 2 cables for compatibility with any usb type-a or type-c port. well-crafted aluminum casing for heat dissipation

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Vantec NexStar HX, 3.5

Vantec NexStar HX

3.5" SATA III Hard Drive Enclosure USB 3.0 with Fan (NST-387S3-BK)

by Vantec Thermal Technologies
What We like

Large 60mm Fan with On & Off/Variable Switch; Easily Add Storage to Any System with USB 3. 0, 2. 0, or 1. 1

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Product Features

  • Hi-Quality Shielded USB 3. 0 Cable Ensures Data Integrity and Speed; Hot-Swappable: Plug & Play Without Rebooting; No Drivers Needed (NDN) for Windows OS and OSX
  • Design For Large Capacity Drive; SATA III specification max 6Gbps (Backwards Compatible With SATA II/I)
  • Adopt UASP to Enhance Maximum Performance of Hard Drive for Windows 10; Aluminum Casing Cools Down Your Hard Drive
  • Vents To Exhaust Hot Air To Let In Cool Air; Maximum Transfer Rates Up to 5 Gbps w/USB 3. 0

Vents to exhaust hot air to let in cool air; maximum transfer rates up to 5 gbps w/usb 3. 0 Adopt uasp to enhance maximum performance of hard drive for windows 10; aluminum casing cools down your hard drive Hi-quality shielded usb 3. 0 cable ensures data integrity and speed; hot-swappable: plug & play without rebooting; no drivers needed (ndn) for windows os and osx Design for large capacity drive; sata iii specification max 6gbps (backwards compatible with sata ii/i)

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Vantec NexStar TX 3.5

Vantec NexStar TX 3.5" USB 3.0 Hard Drive Enclosure (NST-328S3-BK)

by Vantec USA
What We like

Converts 3.5'' SATA HDD/SSD into an external Hard Drive for ultimate mobility and convenience

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Product Features

  • Adopt UASP to enhance maximum performance for latest Windows OS
  • Flexibility to put your own hard drive. (Hard drive not included in package)
  • SuperSpeed USB 3.0 transfer rates of up to 5Gbps, backward compatible with USB 2.0/1.1
  • No drivers needed (NDN) for Windows OS and OSx

Adopt uasp to enhance maximum performance for latest windows os Superspeed usb 3.0 transfer rates of up to 5gbps, backward compatible with usb 2.0/1.1 No drivers needed (ndn) for windows os and osx Flexibility to put your own hard drive. (hard drive not included in package)

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Vantec NexStar SX M.2 SSD to USB 3.0 Enclosure, Black (NST-M2STS3-BK)

Vantec NexStar SX M.2 SSD to USB 3.0 Enclosure

Black (NST-M2STS3-BK)

by Vantec USA
What We like

Easy install, Small form factor and durable construction

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Product Features

  • Support multi-size M.2 (NGFF) card, 22x42mm, 22x60mm or 22x80mm, will NOT support 22x110mm
  • Support UASP for added performance; Support SATA specifications
  • Uses minimum Bus power for better power management; Plug and Play ready
  • NOT Design for NVMe Module, will not fit M-Key Only Module. Design for M.2 (B-Key Only or B+M-key Only) SSD to USB 3.0 interface

Support uasp for added performance; support sata specifications Uses minimum bus power for better power management; plug and play ready Support multi-size m.2 (ngff) card, 22x42mm, 22x60mm or 22x80mm, will not support 22x110mm Not design for nvme module, will not fit m-key only module. design for m.2 (b-key only or b+m-key only) ssd to usb 3.0 interface

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Vantec Dual 3.5-Inch SATA to USB 3.0 and eSATA with JBOD/RAID 0/1 External Hard Drive Enclosure (NST-400MX-S3R),Black

Vantec Dual 3.5-Inch SATA to USB 3.0 and eSATA with JBOD/RAID 0/1 External Hard Drive Enclosure (NST-400MX-S3R)

Black

by Vantec
What We like

Easily Add Storage to Any System with USB 2.0, 3.0 or eSATA

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Product Features

  • Aluminum Casing Cools Down Your Hard Drive
  • 40mm Rear Heat Exhaust Fan
  • Supports Individual, JBOD, RAID 0, RAID 1 Modes.
  • Hot-Swappable: Plug & Play Without Rebooting

Supports individual, jbod, raid 0, raid 1 modes. Hot-swappable: plug & play without rebooting 40mm rear heat exhaust fan Aluminum casing cools down your hard drive

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Vantec NexStar TX Single Bay USB 3.0 Hard Drive Dock, (NST-D328S3-BK)

Vantec NexStar TX Single Bay USB 3.0 Hard Drive Dock

(NST-D328S3-BK)

by Vantec USA
What We like

Insert and Use 2.5/3.5 SATA HDD/SSD into the Single Bay dock for ultimate convenience

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Product Features

  • Adopt UASP to enhance maximum performance for latest Windows OS
  • Hot-Swappable: Plug & Play Without Rebooting
  • SuperSpeed USB 3.0 transfer rates of up to 5Gbps, backward compatible with USB 2.0/1.1
  • Support High performance SATA 6 Gbps interface - Twice the interface speed with backwards compatibility to legacy SATA standards SATA I/II

Support high performance sata 6 gbps interface - twice the interface speed with backwards compatibility to legacy sata standards sata i/ii Adopt uasp to enhance maximum performance for latest windows os Hot-swappable: plug & play without rebooting Superspeed usb 3.0 transfer rates of up to 5gbps, backward compatible with usb 2.0/1.1

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Vantec NexStar 3 NST-360UFS-BK 3.5-Inch SATA to USB 2.0/eSATA/1394a External Hard Drive Enclosure (Onyx Black)

Vantec NexStar 3 NST-360UFS-BK 3.5-Inch SATA to USB 2.0/eSATA/1394a External Hard Drive Enclosure (Onyx Black)

by Vantec
What We like

Easily Add Storage to Any System with USB or Firewire

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Product Features

  • Mirror Finished Aluminum Casing Cools Down Your Hard Drive
  • Transfer Rates Up To 400Mbps With FireWire 400(1394a)
  • SATA to eSATA Bracket Included
  • Support 3.5-inch SATA I/II Hard Drive up to 1.5TB

Sata to esata bracket included Support 3.5-inch sata i/ii hard drive up to 1.5tb Transfer rates up to 400mbps with firewire 400(1394a) Mirror finished aluminum casing cools down your hard drive

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Vantec NexStar 3 NST-360U2-RD 3.5-Inch IDE to USB 2.0 External Hard Drive Enclosure (Brilliant Red)

Vantec NexStar 3 NST-360U2-RD 3.5-Inch IDE to USB 2.0 External Hard Drive Enclosure (Brilliant Red)

by Vantec USA
What We like

Easily Add Storage to Any System with USB or eSATA

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Product Features

  • Support 3.5-inch IDE Hard Drive up to 750GB
  • Compatible with PC or Mac
  • Hot-Swappable: Plug And Play Without Rebooting
  • Mirror Finished Aluminum Casing Cools Down Your Hard Drive
  • It is only an enclosure for the external hard drive.

Hot-swappable: plug and play without rebooting Compatible with pc or mac Support 3.5-inch ide hard drive up to 750gb Mirror finished aluminum casing cools down your hard drive It is only an enclosure for the external hard drive.

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